Tularemia is a potentially serious illness that occurs naturally in the United States. It is caused by the bacterium Francisella tularensis found in animals (especially rodents, rabbits, and hares).
Fact sheet, translated into 11 languages, answering the basic questions: How can you get tularemia? How is it treated? Can it be prevented?
- Reporting Tularemia (Francisella tularensis)
Please report cases of Tularemia to the Minnesota Department of Health.
CDC information on tularemia, including basic fact sheets, clinical evaluation, laboratory analysis, and infection control information.Attention: Non-MDH link